Arsenal played the one and only UEFA Champions League Final on 17th May 2006 and lost 2-1 to FC Barcelona in Paris, France during the 2005/06 season.
The Arsenal squad in 2006 was full of stars.
We at URBANNEWSGH who want to look at Arsenal’s line up that managed to play in that final.
The goalkeeper who was in between the goal posts was Jens Gerhard Lehmann who won several major trophies with Arsenal in his career. Unfortunately Lehmann couldn’t finish the match as received a red card in the match.
Emmanuel Eboue played as a right back, Ashley Cole as the left back, Kolo Toure at the center back and Kevin Campbell who scored Arsenal’s goal in that match was a center back partner to Kolo Toure.
Legends Cesc Fabregas and Gilberto Silva paired in the central midfield as Robert Pires and Alexander Hleb started on either side of Silva and Fabregas to complete the midfield.
Arsenal legend and top scorer of all time who is also one of the best strikers in the world Thierry Henry formed an attacking duo with winger Freddie Ljungberg.
The 4-4-2 line up with Arsene Wenger as the head coach looked like the one below:
Emmanuel Almunia, Reyes, Flamini, Bergkamp, Van Persie, Senderos, Gael Clichy were all on the bench.